Event Announcement: Solaris 11 voor Systeembeheerders

On June 26th between 07:30 and 11:00 am i will hold a presentation about Solaris 11 for System Administrators in Utrecht in the Oracle Office. You will find more information...

Ulrich Gräf

Perhaps you’ve heard it from other sources, but there is sad news: Ulrich Graef, a great colleague and one of the luminaries of the german and worldwide Solaris community passed...

Thank you!

I would like to thank you for all the congrats and best wishes via Facebook, Xing or other social networks on Sunday. I’m feeling much older since yesterday, as i’m...

Lieber SPON, ...

der Adblocker bleibt an … zumindestens so lange, … bis euch Gedanken über Werbung macht, die nicht fast genauso gross ist wie der Content den ich zu lesen wünsche bis...

HTC One

I have a new mobile phone. After using Apple phones for quite a while now (the imperium got me after owning a number of fringe phones for a while like...

Some solaris-related events in May

As this article announces events in Germany, this entry will continue in german language. Sorry. Am 23. Mai wird Hartmut Streppel in der Geschäftsstelle Hamburg einen Vortrag im Rahmen der...

::linkbuf for 09-May-2013

dsvclockd(1M): Using Doors to Implement Inter-Process Readers/Writer Locks (:: meem simplex ::) (tags: Doors Solaris )

::linkbuf for 07-May-2013

Ronald L. Rivest: Publications and Talks - Honeywords (tags: security english )

SPECjEnterprise 2010 on a virtualized T5-8

Interesting benchmark result: SPECjEnterprise2010 on a virtualised T5-8 (half of the machine for Java, half of the machine for DB).

Check both sides - or: Errors on the SAN

It’s just a little tip from the field: A customer has suddenly really bad performance on one of his servers. he finds a lot of error messages like this in...

Recommended listening: TesseracT - Concealing Fate

Don’t know if djent is really an own music genre or if it is just a special technique of playing an instrument in Progressive Metal. I just think that this...

Security walkthroughs for Solaris 11.1

You can find a number of nice tutorials around a number of Solaris 11 security features in Glenn Fadens blog: Oracle Solaris 11.1 Security Lab: This set of exercises is...

Solaris Technical Day in Vienna - revisited

A few days ago i linked to Karoly Vegh blog entry announcing the Solaris Technical Day on May 23rd. There is now a link to register for this event. That...

Losverfahren

Könnte mal jemand der gesammelten Medienlandschaft in Deutschland mitteilen, das es bei dem NSU-Prozess nicht darum geht, den Medien Plätze für möglichst komfortables Arbeiten zu ermöglichen, sondern einen Prozess durchzuführen,...

Just a thought

Take an old Sun X4500 chassis. Rip out all the 48 disks. Keep the trays. Rip out the SATA controllers, put in multiport NIC chips. Use otherwise the same backplane....

Shore of the baltic sea

Waiting for data corruption to happen

Many people believe that computers are exact devices. That data stored on disk will get back to you unharmed. That data you send over the network can be assumed as...

::linkbuf for 24-Apr-2013

Solaris 11 provides smooth, scalable performance on SPECjbb 2013 (Jim Laurent's Weblog)

Oracle Solaris event in Vienna

On May 23rd an Oracle Solaris event will take place in Vienna. You will find further information about this event in the Oracle Systems Blog Austria: “Solaris Technical Day on...

PCI DSS with Solaris 11

Interesting whitepaper about the compliance to PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) with Solaris 11: “Oracle Solaris 11 and PCI DSS”